Jimmy Gownley

Jimmy Gownley began writing and drawing comics at the age of fifteen. He is an advocate for kids’ comics, having cofounded the organization Kids Love Comics, which works to promote comic books and graphic novels as a valuable tool for literacy and education in schools, libraries, and at home. He lives with his wife Karen and their twin daughters, Stella and Anna, in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.

Books by this Author

The Amelia Rules! Collection
Her Permanent Record
What Makes You Happy
When the Past Is a Present
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Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. My motto is, "Never trust a person who has a motto."

Q. What are your most overused words or phrases?

A. Gosh!, Super Awesome

Q. What’s your best quality?

A. That would be either my overwhelming genius, or my humility

Q. If you could acquire any talent, what would it be?

A. The ability to sing!

Q. What 3 personal qualities are most important to you?

A. Humor, intelligence and warmth

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